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The Lilac Inn

53 Park St, Brandon, VT 05733-1121
+1 802-247-5463
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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (2 reviews)
“bike trip” (2 reviews)
“robert frost” (2 reviews)
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American, International
$$ - $$$
53 Park St, Brandon, VT 05733-1121
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting for a wedding. Everything was terrific. The owners and their small staff were so friendly and helpful. The decor is beautiful, even the area where the wedding was held was magnificent. Their wonderful breakfasts held you though out the day. Delicious. Would...More

Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Enjoyed a wonderful Presidents Day weekend here. Doug and Shelley are the consummate hosts! The inn is lovingly maintained and decorated. Doug enthusiastically shares the history of the place and Shelley seems to manage the food and drink which was beautifully presented in generous portions....More

Thank Topdown1
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Impressive to the eye! This place is lovely in its own quaint way. Perfectly decorated, a sight to see inside this special inn.

Thank slhiroms
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Doug and Shelley the inn's owners cannot do enough for you ! The breakfasts are the best almost 3 courses! Very close to Middlebury and not too much of a ride for the shel bourse museum. The best restaurant in town is the Provance! Very...More

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 18 October 2016

What a wonderful wedding venue...very intimate just the two of us and the room was very quaint and calming

Thank msmecheche
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Absolutely beautiful grounds; amazingly friendly innkeepers who bent over backwards to make us feel welcomed. Great wine list, all meals were delicious, gracious staff! We LOVED ending 2 days of long bike rides on the outdoor patio, feet up, enjoying the wood fire! Highly recommended!

Thank PJ F
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I have not stayed at the lilac inn because I live here in town. I have been all over their inn, been given a tour, discussed wedding venues with them and know them a little socially. I recommend them unreservedly becasue of everything I've seen...More

Thank flatpickguitarusa
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We spent the last night of an Inn to Inn bike trip here. We had a delicious dinner with homemade blueberry pie. A wonderful breakfast that included homemade scones. Then Doug mapped out a route back to the airport that included a stop at a...More

Thank jsb206
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The Lilac Inn is a fantastic place to stay if you are looking for an authentic historic Inn in a small town in Vermont. The antique furnishings are very nice. Original clawfoot bathtub, including a shower option if you don't want to soak in the...More

Thank Donna R
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stayed here as we started our bike trip "Inn to Inn." It is a gorgeous restored old mansion ("summer home"), with beautiful grounds and landscaping, a great porch, and plenty of places to sit and gather. they look well-equipped to host weddings and gatherings,...More

Thank GSOtraveler2013
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US$15 - US$30
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  • Address: 53 Park St, Brandon, VT 05733-1121
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Brandon
  • Phone Number: +1 802-247-5463
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